What are cookies?

A cookie is a small amount of data sent to your browser from a web server and then stored on your computer’s hard drive. The cookie is then reread and recognised by the website that sent it every time you visit the same website in future.
Cookies allow us to create statistics regarding the areas of the site visited by users anonymously. The collected data is then read in an aggregated form to gain an understanding of the site’s efficiency and level of navigation experience.
 

The cookies used do not contain any personal information about users.

Cookies can be stored permanently on your computer and have a varying lifespan (i.e. persistent cookies), but they can also be deleted when the browser is closed or have a limited lifespan (i.e. session cookies).
Cookies may be installed by the site you are visiting (i.e. first-party cookies) or by other websites (i.e. third-party cookies).

 

How does our site use cookies?

Our site uses first-party session and persistent cookies in order to ensure that your navigation and use of the site is secure and efficient. These cookies are used to store the choices you make (language preferences).

Analytical cookies

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to collect aggregated statistical information about how the Site is used by users (number of visitors, pages viewed, time spent on site etc…). Google does not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google, nor does it seek to connect an IP address with the identity of a user. More information: Google Policy Privacy.

Google Maps and YouTube

Google Maps provides interactive maps that allow you to include customisable interactive maps within your own web pages. We use Google Maps to show the location of our company. YouTube allows you to embed a video into the site and share it; we use it to enrich your experience with video content that is accessible on every device. For these services, Google may install cookies on your computer. 

Block the acceptance of cookies from Google Analytics

If you want to disable the use of cookies or delete the cookies already stored on your computer, read the instructions for your browser:

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